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North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
July 07, 2018
North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
The sequencing problem requires coordination between the U.S., China, and Korea to pressure meaningful steps from Kim.
North Korea Talks: Getting Around the Sequencing Problem
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
June 23, 2018
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
The trip will be Mattis' first to China as U.S. secretary of defense.
Mattis to Visit China, Japan, and South Korea With South China Sea, North Korea in Mind
Limiting Foreign Investment to Protect U.S. Economic Security: Business Implications
June 19, 2018
Limiting Foreign Investment to Protect U.S. Economic Security: Business Implications
National security-motivated efforts to limit foreign investment in the United States may have negative consequences.
Limiting Foreign Investment to Protect U.S. Economic Security: Business Implications
Kim Jong Un Grabs the Headlines At Home, But What Did Trump Get From the Historic Summit?
June 14, 2018
Kim Jong Un Grabs the Headlines At Home, But What Did Trump Get From the Historic Summit?
The summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un was historic, but far from the "epochal" event claimed by both leaders.
Kim Jong Un Grabs the Headlines At Home, But What Did Trump Get From the Historic Summit?
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un Sign Joint Declaration at Singapore Summit
June 12, 2018
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un Sign Joint Declaration at Singapore Summit
The core of the summit agreement is an exchange of U.S. security guarantees in exchange for a North Korean commitment to "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula."
Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un Sign Joint Declaration at Singapore Summit
CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Kim Jong-un: Report
April 18, 2018
CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Kim Jong-un: Report
The meeting would be the highest-level official U.S.-North Korea encounter since 2000.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo Met Kim Jong-un: Report
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
April 04, 2018
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
There's much continuity at the core of the Trump administration's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy, but what's next?
Trump's Free and Open Indo-Pacific Strategy Needs Clarity
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
March 23, 2018
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
John Bolton could unleash and enable Trump's worst instincts on foreign policy.
John Bolton Enters the Trump Administration: What to Expect
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
March 15, 2018
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
In Mike Pompeo, Donald Trump has the enabler for his multifaceted China policy.
What Will Mike Pompeo Bring to US-China Ties?
A Way Forward for Afghanistan After the 2nd Kabul Process Conference
March 07, 2018
A Way Forward for Afghanistan After the 2nd Kabul Process Conference
Ashraf Ghani's offer to the Taliban has been repudiated. The problem remains across the border, in Pakistan.
A Way Forward for Afghanistan After the 2nd Kabul Process Conference
In New Era of China-US Ties, Both Countries Must Manage Their Competition
February 25, 2018
In New Era of China-US Ties, Both Countries Must Manage Their Competition
As tensions grow, the United States and China must maneuver to avert conflict.
In New Era of China-US Ties, Both Countries Must Manage Their Competition
Trump, Pakistan, and Kashmir
February 20, 2018
Trump, Pakistan, and Kashmir
Will a shift in the U.S.-Pakistan relationship affect India-Pakistan relations and Kashmir?
Trump, Pakistan, and Kashmir
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
February 07, 2018
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
The Trump administration can't make up its mind on China.
The Trump Administration Says It's In for Great Power Competition With China. What Does That Mean?
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
January 18, 2018
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
A narrative of power, without persuasion
Deciphering U.S. Foreign Policy in the Trump Era
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
January 09, 2018
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
Will Trump succeed where previous U.S. presidents have failed?
The Times They Are A-Changin’: Trump's Important Risk-Taking With Pakistan
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
November 21, 2017
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
What’s going on at the Department of State and what impact will it have on U.S. diplomacy towards the Indo-Pacific?
Tillerson's State Department and the Politics of the Indo-Pacific
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